In yet more unwelcome news, a woman in Brownsville, Texas has contracted the state’s first “local” case of Zika. The woman hadn’t recently traveled anywhere in the world where Zika is present. That makes Texas the second state after Florida where the virus is believed to have been spread from person to person by…
Here’s a headline to elicit one last strangled scream from your depleted corpse, via the New York Times: “Donald Trump’s Election Leaves Angela Merkel as the Liberal West’s Last Defender.” While there’s arguably no one more qualified to play this role than Germany’s brilliant, taciturn “Mutti,” this is absolutely…
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In an incredible act of civil rights activism, the National Panhellenic Conference has spoken up for one of the most underprivileged groups in America: the sorority women at the University of Virginia.
A faith-based relationship coach has decided that what the Bible needs is more hair extensions, and thus has created a DVD called The Real Housewives of the Bible as a way for modern women to connect with the lessons of their Biblical counterparts. In about 10 years this will be absolute hipster gold.
A study from the Guttmacher Institute confirms what many have long suspected: The vast majority of religious women are using contraception, even if some religious leaders — particularly Catholics — condemn the practice.
In the course of 20/20's exhaustive investigation last week into abuses and coverups within the Independent Fundamental Baptist Church (IFB), there is some penitence. Well, just a little. But not with Jack Schaap, who was shown excoriating women for being fat and not having any scriptural authority.
Mmm. Adultery to the tune of a three-way relationship with his wife and another male employee of his church. And it goes down nice and smooth.